Side chair

1710–1730


Object Place: Boston, Massachusetts

Dimensions

Overall: 120.7 x 47 x 54.6 cm (47 1/2 x 18 1/2 x 21 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2016.539

Medium or Technique

Maple, painted black, oak, and replaced leather upholstery

On View

Edward W. and L. Linder Lombard Gallery (Gallery 138A)

Classifications

Seating and beds

Inscription

Branded: "MANCIUS" on exterior of lower back rail

Provenance

W. Mancius, probably Dr. Wilhelmus Manicius (1738-1808) of Kingston, New York, later moved to Albany, New York; June 12, 1982, Estate sale of Dr. & Mrs. James Beavis of Northford, Connecticut, Skinner Auctions, lot #96, to John Walton, dealer, Jewitt City, Connecticut, for Anne and Frederick Vogel III, Milwaukee, Wisconsin; 2016, gift of Anne and Frederick Vogel III to the MFA. (Accession date: November 9, 2016)

Credit Line

Gift of Anne H. and Frederick Vogel III